Category Archives: Autumn

SEPTEMBER SNOWFALL

September snowfall up in mounts tall. . . What a tease. . . Check your calendars and clocks– there or here, and you’ll see we’re not quite yet to the equinox, nor to the start of mad breeze whooshing, nor … Continue reading

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JOY IN DEEP DECEMBER

Ten days before solstice. . . There’s no way I ever could regain my stride in which I’d take more pleasure (mixed with a bit of pride) than, at my own chosen pace of leisure, to pedal up a hill … Continue reading

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STAY UP, SUN!

Winter sun droops to dusk I could tell it, “Sun! You’re no fun!” But that would no more make it stay up than would all the strength of a mighty elephant with two strong and long and sturdy tusks, So, … Continue reading

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WHY CAN’T I GET SOME SUN?

Dang! Dang! Dang! Why can’t I get a little sun? Well, gal, despite your skillful whining, rhyming twang– I’d say your question’s pretty dumb!– It’s just high time you shut that net– and upped and went, walked out a stretch, … Continue reading

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THE LOOMING RAIN

The rain: it threats, it dots. . . it droughts. . . it raises hopes and fears and doubts. . . Sometimes it overflows and floods in spots. . . It blows, it pours, it comes in spades or scattered … Continue reading

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THE LIGHT OF YOUR EXCELLENCE

The year’s life moves fast along, in apparent descendence. . . Your light proves, when you show it, to emit perfect excellence. . . Your might you don’t lose– though you don’t always know it– when you don’t permit all … Continue reading

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DO NOT GO GENTLE INTO THAT GOOD WINTER

Do not go gentle into that good winter. . . Wear good gloves and you’ll reduce the chance your paws will snag their skin upon a splinter. Don’t be too quiet, find, spend time with folks that make you laugh … Continue reading

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